The Ant Bully Synopsis
A 10 year-old boy learns life lessons from ants.
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Ruthe Stein
Family entertainment at its best.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
An effortlessly clever animated confection.
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
While "Cars" may have the most elaborate CGI effects of the season, and "Monster House?" the most original character (the house), The Ant...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
The movie has a great time playing with ideas of scope and perspective, shifting between microscopic and macroscopic.
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TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
The screenplay is blessedly free of mediocre songs and light on flashy pop-culture in-jokes.
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Take "Honey, I Shrunk the Kids," throw some "Antz" on it, and you have The Ant Bully.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Ant Bully, while not wildly fresh or inventive, is entertaining and energetic.
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Miami Herald

By Peter Debruge
Writer/director John A. Davis (Jimmy Neutron) is a wizard at transforming the most mundane setting -- the front yard, for crying out loud --...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
Feels anonymously generic and charmlessly mechanical.
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New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
This generic exercise in computer-generated animation may provide passable entertainment for very young children, but adults will be less...
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great movie!!!

By glxy
took my kids and they didnt just like it...

Fun times

By redyeah
The unimaginative say this is just A Bug's Life with a kid thrown in. But this movie is more than that. A lot of fun and a few messages thrown in. The cast is amazing. The voice work is some of...


By les_paul
this movie is really bad dont see it. this is a waste of money!!!!...

Five Word Review

By criticalh
It was disappointingly cheesy :(...

sooooo cute

By whit_marla18
I loved it i was just so darn cute!!!...

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Rated PG | For some mild rude humor and action
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 6+ Cute animated movie with a message for kids.
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